The Original Area Mazes, Volume 2: 100 More Addictive Puzzles to Solve with Simple Math—and Clever Logic!
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The Original Area Mazes, Volume 2

The rules are simple . . . The math is easy . . . The puzzles get harder and harder! Hooked on area mazes? YOU’RE IN LUCK! Volume Two delivers 100 more puzzles. Your quest is to navigate a network of rectangles to find a missing value. Just remember: Area = length × width Use spatial reasoning to find helpful relationships Whole numbers are all you need. You can always get the answer without using fractions! Originally invented for g...

Thinking about Video Games: Interviews with the Experts
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Thinking about Video Games: Interviews with the Experts

The growth in popularity and complexity of video games has spurred new interest in how games are developed and in the research and technology behind them. David Heineman brings together some of the most iconic, influential, and interesting voices from across the gaming industry and asks them to weigh in on the past, present, and future of video games. Among them are legendary game designers Nolan Bushnell (Pong) and Eugene Jarvis (De...

Radiotherapy for Head and Neck Cancers: Indications and Techniques, 5 edition
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Radiotherapy for Head and Neck Cancers: Indications and Techniques, 5 edition

This book is well-written and very helpful for head and neck radiation oncology. It has a good balance between summarizing the known literature and treatment guidelines. There are many case examples with good quality color pictures showing the complexity of head and neck contouring. It is also detailed enough to go over the targets included in the different high, intermediate, and elective CTV volumes for all the head and neck sites ...

Build It! Medieval World: Make Supercool Models with Your Favorite LEGO® Parts (Brick Books)
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Build It! Medieval World: (Brick Books)

"Enthusiastically recommended for family, preschool, elementary school, and community library collections, Build It!: Make Supercool Models with Your Lego Classic Set by Jennifer Kemmeter is the first volume of a new series of visually rich instruction books for Lego creations and is perfect for children ages 5 and up. Inside kids will find a range of creative models to put together with Lego blocks ranging from animals and airplanes...

Learning Chess Manual for independent learners Step 6
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Learning Chess Manual for independent learners Step 6

Manual Step 6 of world's leading teaching method in chess. For independent students rated up to 2100. This step by step method consists of six steps. Each step has a workbook with exercises and summaries for the student and an accompanying manual for the teacher / trainer / parent. The manuals contain complete scripted lessons for the teacher, as well as aids that address the learning stages and development of children. Because there...

Games Girls Play: Contexts of Girls and Video Games
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Games Girls Play: Contexts of Girls and Video Games

Games Girls Play examines the role that video games play in girls’ lives, including how games structure girls’ leisure time, how playing video games constitutes different performances of femininity, and what influences girls to play or not play video games. Through interviews, focus groups, and qualitative content analyses, this book analyzes girls’ involvement with video games. It also examines different contexts in which discourses...

Grandmaster Chess Move by Move
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Grandmaster Chess Move by Move

A collection of John Nunn's best games from 1994 to the present day, annotated in detail in the same style as the best-selling Understanding Chess Move by Move. Throughout, the emphasis is on what the reader can learn from each game, so the book is ideal study material for those seeking to progress to a higher level of chess understanding. There is also entertainment in abundance: Nunn has a direct aggressive style, and many of his o...

McGraw-Hill's Conquering LSAT Logic Games, Third Edition
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McGraw-Hill's Conquering LSAT Logic Games, Third Edition

This book was a huge help in preparing for the LSAT. It was easy to understand, built incrementally, and had enough practice problems to prepare someone well for the logic games section of the test. I used it as a supplement to other prep materials that addressed the entire test. I was struggling with this section, but Conquering LSAT Logic Games helped me gain confidence in my ability to take that part of the test.

Playing War: Military Video Games After 9/11
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Playing War: Military Video Games After 9/11

"A unique and ambitious analysis of the relationship between the military and the video game industry. With a tremendous breadth of knowledge, Payne weaves together contemporary cultural criticism of war and post-9/11 politics with play theory, production studies, and textual analyses. Impressively crafted,Playing Waris sure to take its place among the growing body of key works that define game studies." (Nina Huntemann,co-editor of ...

Playing Smart: On Games, Intelligence, and Artificial Intelligence (Playful Thinking)
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Playing Smart: On Games, Intelligence, and Artificial Intelligence (Playful Thinking)

“In his own cheeky and irreverent way, Togelius guides readers through the bizarre and often eclectic world of AI research in video games: what we're doing, why we do it, and the weird insights we have in the shower along the way. Part biography, part AI textbook, Playing Smart provides invaluable insight for students, hobbyists, and anyone interested in artificial intelligence. From AI that plays StarCraft to AI that builds Super Ma...